Origin of bleat
OTHER WORDS FROM bleatbleater, nounbleat·ing·ly, adverboutbleat, verb (used with object)
How to use bleat in a sentence
Hearken to the bleating of newborn two-headed freak candidacy lambs.PJ’s Political Forecast: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatheads|P. J. O’Rourke|March 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A flock of weary sheep pattered along the road, barnward bound, heavy eyed and bleating softly.
Could the bleating of the sheep swing in sweeter to the music of the valley as she is rocked to sleep?
He found the calf still by its side, bleating and walking round uneasily.The Children of the New Forest|Captain Marryat
Still he waited, listening, listening, until there were only the voices of the forest and the bleating of the sheep in the corral.The Shepherd of the Hills|Harold Bell Wright
"Can't tell the cry of a cow fur seal from the bleating of an old sheep," was the reply.The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries|Francis Rolt-Wheeler